Assistant/Associate Professor, Human Development & Family Studies

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Requisition Number: 0811741 Number of Open Positions: 1 Position Title: Assistant/Associate Professor Other Title Information: Assistant/Associate Professor, Human Development & Family Studies Organization: 217601 - HUMAN DEVELOPMENT & FAMILY STUDIES Position Summary:

The Department of Human Development and Family Studies, College of Human Environmental Sciences at The University of Alabama seeks applicants for an Assistant or Associate Professor, tenure-track appointment. Sought are applicants with a promising record of research and teaching in family science. The department offers undergraduate majors in HDFS, Early Childhood Education, and Addiction and Recovery, and a MS in HDFS with concentrations in Marriage and Family Therapy, Child Life, and Parent and Family Life Education. For more information about the department, please visit

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Qualifications include a doctoral degree in Human Development and Family Studies, Marriage and Family Therapy, Prevention Science, or an equivalent field; evidence of scholarly work, including a strong research record, and/or participation in grant submissions or success at grant funding (required for Associate Professor level); strong interpersonal skills, including effective oral and written communication skills; and teaching experience in higher education.

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Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until January 15th, 2019. Applicants with question should contact Dr. Casey Totenhagen: [email protected]

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Search Initiation Date: 11/16/2018 Expected Starting Date: 08/16/2019 Special Instructions to Applicants:

A cover letter indicating the position for which the applicant wishes to be considered, CV, research philosophy (attach as Research/Scholarship/Creative Activities Statement), teaching philosophy, and three letters of reference can be uploaded with your application. Alternatively, letters of recommendation can be mailed directly to: Dr. Casey Totenhagen, College of Human Environmental Sciences, Box 870160, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487.

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Posted: 12/28/2018
Application Due: 1/28/2019
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